• July 28, 2019
    2:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • July 29, 2019 - August 2, 2019
    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Our 7th Annual OWL Summer Bootcamp is a time to make invaluable connections with other educators across the country, have fun and grow in your practice! We will spend an entire week together sharing our successes and challenges, looking at student work, developing assessment rubrics, conquering ropes course activities together (that can later be used in class!) (more…)


  • August 1, 2019 - August 2, 2019
    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Learn how to create a kinesthetic, student- centered, proficiency-based classroom. This workshop explores how understanding National Standards and proficiency-based instruction strategies can create an interactive, student-centered classroom.   Workshop includes: Application of State &National Standards Strategies for eliciting student production Techniques for high student engagement Exploration of the 100% second language environment   OWL Foundations- (more…)


  • August 4, 2019
    2:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  • August 5, 2019 - August 9, 2019
    8:00 AM - 4:15 PM

Our 7th Annual OWL Summer Bootcamp is a time to make invaluable connections with other educators across the country, have fun and grow in your practice! We will spend an entire week together sharing our successes and challenges, looking at student work, developing assessment rubrics, conquering ropes course activities together (that can later be used in class!) (more…)


  • August 7, 2019
    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Learn how to create a kinesthetic, student- centered, proficiency-based classroom. This workshop explores how understanding National Standards and proficiency-based instruction strategies can create an interactive, student-centered classroom.   Workshop includes: Application of State &National Standards Strategies for eliciting student production Techniques for high student engagement Exploration of the 100% second language environment   OWL1 Foundations- (more…)


  • August 21, 2019 - August 22, 2019
    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

This workshop explores the foundational understandings of proficiency and second language acquisition. The training will reveal a structure that creates an interactive, student-directed classroom. Participants experience the strategies through demos with students, when possible, and in whole and small groups. The focus is on an immersive, target language environment where students are highly engaged and (more…)


  • August 29, 2019
    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

This workshop explores the foundational understandings of proficiency and second language acquisition. The training will reveal a structure that creates an interactive, student-directed classroom. Participants experience the strategies through demos with students, when possible, and in whole and small groups. The focus is on an immersive, target language environment where students are highly engaged and (more…)


  • October 14, 2019 - October 15, 2019
    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

This workshop is designed for participants who want to develop systems to support proficiency-based learning. Through further exploration of the strategies & techniques introduced in the Foundations workshop, we go deeper into how to create a space for acquisition.   Development of student-centered curriculum Integration of student interest in lesson planning through Threads & Progressions (more…)


  • November 1, 2019 - November 2, 2019
    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

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OWL: Foundations explores the foundational understandings of proficiency and second language acquisition. The training will reveal a structure that creates an interactive, student-directed classroom. Participants experience the strategies through demos with students, when possible, and in whole and small groups. The focus is on an immersive, target language environment where students are highly engaged and (more…)


  • December 9, 2019 - December 10, 2019
    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

This workshop is designed for participants who want to continue to grow their skills  in a proficiency-based, student driven classroom. After circle structure and lesson planning basics have been achieved participants will: Create a curriculum based off student driven interest and relevancy. Hone questioning techniques that push our students to the next level of acquisition. (more…)


  • January 10, 2020 - January 11, 2020
    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

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Through further exploration of  the strategies & techniques introduced in the OWL: Foundations workshop, OWL: Application builds on the concepts and allows time for feedback and collaboration. The focus is on how to continue to develop an effective, engaging space for acquisition by practicing and honing skills. Workshop outcomes: Application of State & National Standards (more…)